Wordsworth-The War Poet?

A major exhibition portrays Wordsworth as one of the nation’s greatest war poets. The nineteenth century poet famous for wandering ‘lonely as a cloud’ on...

Celebrating Cheshire’s rich landscape

A new book exploring the rich landscape of Cheshire and its surrounding area has been published to coincide with a local history society’s landmark...

A bizarre new species has arrived at Chester Zoo

The animals are called lowland steaked tenrecs and the new quartet are the only individuals of their kind to be found in any of...

1066-and-all-that-Nav

Tracing where your DNA was formed over 1,000 years ago is now possible due to a revolutionary technique developed by a team of international...

Chester Zoo’s Cubs in Purr-fect condition 

Just over two months old, The rare, three-month-old Sumatran tigers were examined, sexed, weighed and vaccinated by the zoo’s specialist vets and carnivore keepers. The...

Lost and Found-Waterhouse’s Knutsford Town Hall is transformed

Alfred Waterhouse's Knutsford Town Hall has been turned into a Victorian-inspired hideaway About Manchester took a look. Alfred Waterhouse, the designer of Manchester's Town Hall...

Red Arrows Confirmed for Blackpool Air Show

  The world-famous Red Arrows display team will return to Blackpool this summer to perform on both days of the annual Air Show. It is the...

Hebden Bridge Arts Festival comes of age

Former Hacienda DJ Dave Haslam and Manchester DJ collective Disco Mums will be joining SImon Amstell, Kevin Rowland, George Monibot, Martin Parr, John Shuttleworth...

New visitor centre puts Rievaulx Abbey artefacts on display for the first time in...

Previously unseen artefacts have gone on display at Rievaulx Abbey in North Yorkshire. A new museum and exhibition at the site form part of...

The future of jobs lies in the creative sector

The more creative your job, the less likely you are to be displaced by computers and robots in the future. That is the finding of...